Advertisements
Business, Energy & Environment, News

Ennis clean to Euro norms – IBAL

Ennis Town Centre

Ennis Town Centre

The final litter survey for 2014 by business group Irish Business Against Litter (IBAL) shows a record 85% of Irish towns and cities, including Ennis, were Clean to European Norms last year.

The Anti-Litter League survey of 40 towns and cities, commissioned by IBAL and carried out by An Taisce, showed that over 40% were cleaner than the European average, with only six areas falling short of “clean” status, among them Drogheda, Maynooth and Tallaght. Cork, Limerick and Galway City were all Clean to European Norms, while Dublin City Centre was again moderately littered.

Sweet papers, cigarette butts, fast food wrapping and chewing gum were again the most prevalent forms of litter across the hundreds of sites surveyed. River walks /promenades, train stations and recycling facilities were the sites most likely to suffer from litter, while the cleanest areas were main streets and town centres.

ibal

Advertisements

Discussion

Trackbacks/Pingbacks

  1. Pingback: Ennis clean to Euro norms – IBAL | Irish News - January 6, 2015

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Advertisements

Categories

Archives

clare_company_the_burren_smokehouse_lands_3_great_taste_awardsDoolin-Folk-Festivaladdtext_com_MTU0MzQ2MTAwNTYmURFAarmada-hotel-logo90502.original.pngadd-banner-ad-blogger-trick

Clare Herald on Twitter

Enter your email address to follow The Clare Herald and receive notifications of new stories by email.

Clare Herald Features

Webcam

web statistics
%d bloggers like this: